Species List   (Priority Species)

ORDER: Anseriformes
FAMILY: Anatidae - Ducks/Geese/Swans
Greater White-fronted Goose
Snow Goose
Ross's Goose
Cackling Goose
Canada Goose
Mute Swan
Trumpeter Swan
Tundra Swan
Wood Duck
Eurasian Wigeon
American Wigeon
American Black Duck
Blue-winged Teal
Cinnamon Teal
Northern Shoveler
Northern Pintail
Green-winged Teal
Ring-necked Duck
Greater Scaup
Lesser Scaup
King Eider
Harlequin Duck
Surf Scoter
White-winged Scoter
Black Scoter
Long-tailed Duck
Common Goldeneye
Barrow's Goldeneye
Hooded Merganser
Common Merganser
Red-breasted Merganser
Ruddy Duck
ORDER: Galliformes
FAMILY: Phasianidae - Partridges/Grouse/Turkeys/Quail
Gray Partridge
Ring-necked Pheasant
Ruffed Grouse
Spruce Grouse
Sharp-tailed Grouse
Greater Prairie-Chicken
Wild Turkey
FAMILY: Odontophoridae - New World Quail
Northern Bobwhite
ORDER: Gaviiformes
FAMILY: Gaviidae - Loons
Red-throated Loon
Pacific Loon
Common Loon
ORDER: Podicipediformes
FAMILY: Podicipedidae - Grebes
Pied-billed Grebe
Horned Grebe
Red-necked Grebe
Eared Grebe
Western Grebe
ORDER: Pelecaniformes
FAMILY: Pelecanidae - Pelicans
American White Pelican
FAMILY: Phalacrocoracidae - Cormorants
Double-crested Cormorant
ORDER: Ciconiiformes
FAMILY: Ardeidae - Herons/Bitterns/Allies
American Bittern
Least Bittern
Great Blue Heron
Great Egret
Snowy Egret
Little Blue Heron
Tricolored Heron
Cattle Egret
Green Heron
Black-crowned Night-Heron
Yellow-crowned Night-Heron
FAMILY: Cathartidae - New World Vultures
Turkey Vulture
ORDER: Falconiformes
FAMILY: Accipitridae - Hawks/Kites/Eagles/Allies
Mississippi Kite
Bald Eagle
Northern Harrier
Sharp-shinned Hawk
Cooper's Hawk
Northern Goshawk
Red-shouldered Hawk
Broad-winged Hawk
Swainson's Hawk
Red-tailed Hawk
Rough-legged Hawk
Golden Eagle
FAMILY: Falconidae - Caracaras/Falcons
American Kestrel
Peregrine Falcon
ORDER: Gruiformes
FAMILY: Rallidae - Rails/Gallinules/Coots
Yellow Rail
King Rail
Virginia Rail
Common Moorhen
American Coot
FAMILY: Gruidae - Cranes
Sandhill Crane
Whooping Crane
ORDER: Charadriiformes
FAMILY: Charadriidae - Lapwings/Plovers
Black-bellied Plover
American Golden-Plover
Semipalmated Plover
Piping Plover
FAMILY: Recurvirostridae - Stilts/Avocets
Black-necked Stilt
American Avocet
FAMILY: Scolopacidae - Sandpipers/Phalaropes/Allies
Spotted Sandpiper
Solitary Sandpiper
Greater Yellowlegs
Lesser Yellowlegs
Upland Sandpiper
Hudsonian Godwit
Marbled Godwit
Ruddy Turnstone
Red Knot
Semipalmated Sandpiper
Western Sandpiper
Least Sandpiper
White-rumped Sandpiper
Baird's Sandpiper
Pectoral Sandpiper
Purple Sandpiper
Stilt Sandpiper
Buff-breasted Sandpiper
Short-billed Dowitcher
Long-billed Dowitcher
Wilson's Snipe
American Woodcock
Wilson's Phalarope
Red-necked Phalarope
Red Phalarope
FAMILY: Laridae - Skuas/Gulls/Terns/Skimmers
Laughing Gull
Franklin's Gull
Little Gull
Black-headed Gull
Bonaparte's Gull
Mew Gull
Ring-billed Gull
California Gull
Herring Gull
Thayer's Gull
Iceland Gull
Lesser Black-backed Gull
Glaucous Gull
Great Black-backed Gull
Sabine's Gull
Black-legged Kittiwake
Ivory Gull
Least Tern
Caspian Tern
Common Tern
Forster's Tern
Black Tern
Arctic Tern
ORDER: Columbiformes
FAMILY: Stercorariidae - Jaegers
Pomarine Jaeger
Parasitic Jaeger
FAMILY: Columbidae - Pigeons/Doves
Rock Pigeon
Eurasian Collared-Dove
Mourning Dove
ORDER: Cuculiformes
FAMILY: Cuculidae - Cuckoos/Roadrunners/Anis
Black-billed Cuckoo
Yellow-billed Cuckoo
ORDER: Strigiformes
FAMILY: Tytonidae - Barn Owls
Barn Owl
FAMILY: Strigidae - Typical Owls
Eastern Screech-Owl
Great Horned Owl
Snowy Owl
Northern Hawk Owl
Burrowing Owl
Barred Owl
Great Gray Owl
Long-eared Owl
Short-eared Owl
Boral Owl
Northern Saw-whet Owl
ORDER: Caprimulgiformes
FAMILY: Caprimulgidae - Goatsuckers
Common Nighthawk
ORDER: Apodiformes
FAMILY: Apodidae - Swifts
Chimney Swift
FAMILY: Trochilidae - Hummingbirds
Ruby-throated Hummingbird
Rufous Hummingbird
ORDER: Coraciiformes
FAMILY: Alcedinidae - Kingfishers
Belted Kingfisher
ORDER: Piciformes
FAMILY: Picidae - Woodpeckers/Allies
Red-headed Woodpecker
Red-bellied Woodpecker
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker
Downy Woodpecker
Hairy Woodpecker
American Three-toed Woodpecker
Black-backed Woodpecker
Northern Flicker
Pileated Woodpecker
ORDER: Passeriformes
FAMILY: Tyrannidae - Tyrant Flycatchers
Olive-sided Flycatcher
Eastern Wood-Pewee
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher
Acadian Flycatcher
Alder Flycatcher
Willow Flycatcher
Least Flycatcher
Eastern Phoebe
Great Crested Flycatcher
Western Kingbird
Eastern Kingbird
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher
FAMILY: Laniidae - Shrikes
Loggerhead Shrike
Northern Shrike
FAMILY: Vireonidae - Vireos
White-eyed Vireo
Bell's Vireo
Yellow-throated Vireo
Blue-headed Vireo
Warbling Vireo
Philadelphia Vireo
Red-eyed Vireo
FAMILY: Corvidae - Jays/Crows
Gray Jay
Blue Jay
American Crow
Common Raven
FAMILY: Alaudidae - Larks
Horned Lark
FAMILY: Hirundinidae - Swallows
Purple Martin
Tree Swallow
Northern Rough-winged Swallow
Bank Swallow
Cliff Swallow
Barn Swallow
FAMILY: Paridae - Chickadees/Titmice
Black-capped Chickadee
Boreal Chickadee
Tufted Titmouse
FAMILY: Sittidae - Nuthatches
Red-breasted Nuthatch
White-breasted Nuthatch
FAMILY: Certhiidae - Creepers
Brown Creeper
FAMILY: Troglodytidae - Wrens
Carolina Wren
House Wren
Winter Wren
Sedge Wren
Marsh Wren
FAMILY: Regulidae - Kinglets
Golden-crowned Kinglet
Ruby-crowned Kinglet
FAMILY: Sylviidae - Old World Warblers/Gnatcatchers
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher
FAMILY: Turdidae - Thrushes
Eastern Bluebird
Mountain Bluebird
Townsend's Solitaire
Gray-cheeked Thrush
Swainson's Thrush
Hermit Thrush
Wood Thrush
American Robin
Varied Thrush
FAMILY: Mimidae - Mockingbirds/Thrashers
Gray Catbird
Northern Mockingbird
Brown Thrasher
FAMILY: Sturnidae - Starlings
European Starling
FAMILY: Motacillidae - Wagtails/Pipits
American Pipit
FAMILY: Bombycillidae - Waxwings
Bohemian Waxwing
Cedar Waxwing
FAMILY: Parulidae - Wood-Warblers
Blue-winged Warbler
Golden-winged Warbler
Tennessee Warbler
Orange-crowned Warbler
Nashville Warbler
Northern Parula
Yellow Warbler
Chestnut-sided Warbler
Magnolia Warbler
Cape May Warbler
Black-throated Blue Warbler
Yellow-rumped Warbler
Black-throated Green Warbler
Blackburnian Warbler
Yellow-throated Warbler
Pine Warbler
Kirtland's Warbler
Prairie Warbler
Palm Warbler
Bay-breasted Warbler
Cerulean Warbler
Black-and-white Warbler
American Redstart
Prothonotary Warbler
Worm-eating Warbler
Northern Waterthrush
Louisiana Waterthrush
Kentucky Warbler
Connecticut Warbler
Mourning Warbler
Common Yellowthroat
Hooded Warbler
Wilson's Warbler
Canada Warbler
Yellow-breasted Chat
FAMILY: Thraupidae - Tanagers
Summer Tanager
Scarlet Tanager
Western Tanager
FAMILY: Emberizidae - Emberizids
Green-tailed Towhee
Spotted Towhee
Eastern Towhee
American Tree Sparrow
Chipping Sparrow
Clay-colored Sparrow
Field Sparrow
Vesper Sparrow
Lark Sparrow
Lark Bunting
Savannah Sparrow
Grasshopper Sparrow
Henslow's Sparrow
Le Conte's Sparrow
Nelson's Sharp-tailed Sparrow
Fox Sparrow
Song Sparrow
Lincoln's Sparrow
Swamp Sparrow
White-throated Sparrow
Harris's Sparrow
White-crowned Sparrow
Dark-eyed Junco
Lapland Longspur
Snow Bunting
FAMILY: Cardinalidae - Cardinals/Saltators/Allies
Northern Cardinal
Rose-breasted Grosbeak
Blue Grosbeak
Indigo Bunting
FAMILY: Icteridae - Blackbirds
Red-winged Blackbird
Eastern Meadowlark
Western Meadowlark
Yellow-headed Blackbird
Rusty Blackbird
Brewer's Blackbird
Common Grackle
Brown-headed Cowbird
Orchard Oriole
Baltimore Oriole
FAMILY: Fringillidae - Fringilline/Cardueline Finches
Pine Grosbeak
Common Redpoll
Hoary Redpoll
Purple Finch
House Finch
Red Crossbill
White-winged Crossbill
Pine Siskin
American Goldfinch
Evening Grosbeak
FAMILY: Passeridae - Old World Sparrows
House Sparrow
Eurasian Tree Sparrow

Kreitinger, K., Y. Steele and A. Paulios, editors. 2013.
The Wisconsin All-bird Conservation Plan, Version 2.0. Wisconsin Bird Conservation Initiative.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. Madison, WI.

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